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SOURCE: NBC, 3/13/20

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How Energy Storage Works

Emerging storage facilities will allow us to store energy generated from wind and solar resources on shorter time frames to smooth variability, and on longer cycles to replace ever more fossil fuel. By charging storage…
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Renewable Energy Storage

The largest of the current renewable energy storage projects utilizing hydrogen that are currently in operation are facilities located in Germany at Grapzow [81] in the province of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and in Falkenhagen [82] in Brandenburg.…

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Declining Renewable Costs Drive Focus on Energy Storage

By Wayne Hicks   Photo by Dennis Schroeder  1/2/20   
An oft-repeated refrain—the sun doesn’t always shine, and the wind doesn’t always blow—is sometimes seen as an impediment to renewable energy. But it’s also an impetus toward discovering the best ways to store that energy…
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The Energy Storage Path to a Clean California

By Donald Balfour     12/3/19   
Over the last two decades, the energy industry has been in a constant state of transformation, catalyzed by dramatic increases in clean energy and a multitude of technology innovations. In California, the spotlight has been…
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Are Concrete Blocks the Next Batteries?

By David Grossman     10/14/19   
In August 2019, the Japanese multinational holding firm SoftBank invested $110 million in Swiss company Energy Vault. It was a major boon for the company, which has a somewhat unique take on renewables: It stores…